Description: Do you have great photos from your experiences at U-M, the state of Michigan, or another country? The International Center invites U-M international and U.S. students, scholars, faculty, staff, and dependents to participate in our 2017 Photo Contest! Submit your photos and see if the judges pick you as a winner to be displayed in the 2017 Global Photo Showcase! Winning photos will be used for the International Center’s website, social media, digital signage, or future event promotion material.
cultural & social
Description: Everyone has a story worth telling. Join members of the international community for a delicious meal and a chance to share your story and hear about the lives of others.
Questions? Contact Melissa Deneau at email@example.com
Location: Ross School of Business
Room: Ross Colloquium (6th Floor)
Description: The event is a celebration for the UM Global Community. The winning photographs will be on display during the event. During the Showcase you can:
Description: The week of November 6th is Veterans Week at U-M. This year the Veterans and Military Services Program is again hosting a wide range of events that educate and celebrate the experiences and sacrifice of those who served in the United States military. All events are free and you are welcome to attend.
Description: MEAL @ Michigan (Meet, Eat, and American Life) is an opportunity for U-M faculty and staff to host international students at their home for a meal. This program is a great opportunity for cross-cultural exchange, and to showcase what American households are really like (outside of what people see in movies and on TV).
MEALs will be hosted November 17 or 18 (hosts and students choose one date), and will include up to 4 international students per household.
Location: Assembly Hall, Rackham Building
Description: American football is popular amongst sports fans in the United States. The University of Michigan is home to Michigan Stadium, nicknamed “The Big House.” Many college students like to spend Saturdays watching college football and attending on-campus sporting events is one way to show school spirit.
Location: Northwood Community Center, North Campus
Description: International Coffee Hour is a great place for international and U.S. students, scholars, faculty and staff to socialize with each other and meet new people from around the world.
Description: Blow the horn! Beat the drum! It is not a celebration until you come! Come say birthday wishes and sing birthday songs in different languages, learn how birthdays are celebrated in different cultures, and celebrate birthdays with people around the globe. Feel free to bring friends to the event!